MoPE Festival of Mathematics at Federation Square, Public Lecture

Name:MoPE Festival of Mathematics at Federation Square, Public Lecture
Calendar:1-day meetings & lectures
When:Fri, November 8, 2013, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Description:

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Maths of Planet Earth Public Lecture
Lectures at Federation Square

Melbourne, the maths capital of the world

Speaker: Burkard Polster (Monash University)
Date & Time: 12:00–1:00 pm, Friday 8 November 2013

Burkard juggling Melbourne is an amazing city for mathematically inspired architecture. Your guide Burkard will demonstrate with a whirlwind tour of mathematical Melbourne: explore the rep-tiles of Federation Square, cast a 5-dimensional shadow at RMIT’s Storey Hall, experience life in a 1-sided holiday house, and much more.

Is it all really maths?

Come see!

About the speaker

Burkard Polster is a maths lecturer, and Monash University’s resident mathemagician, mathematical juggler, origami expert, bubble-master, shoelace charmer, and Count von Count impersonator. When he is not doing fun mathematics he has fun investigating perfect mathematical universes.

For further events in the Maths of Planet Earth Festival of Mathematics at Fed Square, held by The Mathematical Association of Victoria, please visit this page or AMSI.

Registration: Booking is essential.

Location:Edge Theatre, Federation Square, Melbourne Map
URL:http://mathsofplanetearth.org.au/events/melbourne-the-maths-capital-of-the-wor...
Created:20 Nov 2013 08:20 pm UTC
Modified:20 Nov 2013 08:39 pm UTC
By:rmoore
Status:Confirmed
Updated: 20 Nov 2013
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